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Mountain Bike Racing

Gwin Wins Third World Cup DH

Aaron Gwin won his third World Cup downhill of the season over the weekend after winning at Mont Ste Anne, Quebec. The men’s downhill was expected to be a battle between current overall World Cup leader Gwin (Trek World Racing) from the U.S. and second-placed Greg Minnaar (Santa Cruz Syndicate), who was only 36 points […]

Solo Sheppard Takes Day 1 at BC Bike Race

The big question on the start line of day 1 of the 2011 BC Bike Race was how would European riders Thomas Dietsch (BULL) and Marzio Deho (Olympia) fare in the Great Northwest? Defending champion Chris Sheppard (Rocky Mountain Bikes) is a homeboy comfortable on the forest singletrack. And Dietsch pointed out that the European […]

BC Bike Race Stage 1: 29ers vs. 26ers

An unscientific poll conducted by our man on the ground puts big-wheeled bikes at BCBR in the neighborhood of 40 percent.